Stephen Henry Satterwhite
  • 73 years old
  • Date of birth: Jan 20, 1940
  • Date of passing: Apr 20, 2013
Let the memory of Stephen be with us forever

Stephen Henry Satterwhite,73, a longtime resident of Granville County passed away Saturday, April 20, 2013 at his home.

A native of Granville County, the son of the late Willie Lee and Minnie Lee Tunstall Satterwhite. He attended Stem High School, served as a military police in the army, retired from Certainteed, a member and former deacon of Providence Baptist Church where he taught Sunday school for several years and a devoted husband, father and papa to his six grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 PM Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at Providence Baptist Church by Dr. Randy Pittman. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Surviving are his wife of fifty-one years, Ruth Huff Satterwhite of the home, a daughter, Cindy S. Blackburn(David), three sons, Joey W. Satterwhite, Stephen H. Satterwhite Jr. (Kim), Donald E. Satterwhite , a brother, Julian Lee Satterwhite, three granddaughters, three grandsons, a great granddaughter and a great grandson all of Oxford. He was preceded in death by a grandson, David Michael Blackburn and two sisters, Frances S. Hall and June S. Stanley.

Visitation will be held Monday evening April 22, 2013 from 7:00-8:30 PM at the Eakes Funeral Home in Oxford and at other times at the home.

Flowers accepted and memorials may be made to Providence Baptist Church, c/o Patsy Milton, 2792 Hallie Burnette Road, Oxford, NC 27565.

Eakes Funeral Home in Oxford is assisting the Satterwhite family.

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Nancy Dickerson on 23rd January 2015

"Happy Belated Birthday in Heaven Steve!!  You would have been 75 y.o. on Jan. 20th.  You sure never looked your age!!  I really miss you a lot on Sunday's at church, doesn't seem right that you not there anymore and I miss you picking on me and I really miss you helping me with the singings we had!!  You are loved by me and so many other's and missed by just as many people!!  R.I.P. and we will see each other again 1 day!!"

This tribute was added by Nancy Dickerson on 20th January 2014

"Jan. 20, 2014-----Happy Birthday in Heaven Steve!!   We sure do miss you a lot.  I know you are happy and had a great reunion with all your loved ones and friends that went before you!!  Now you have a healthy, Glorified body in Christ and no more sickness nor pain and for that I am thankful!!  If you see my Mama in Heaven give her a hug from me and tell her I miss her to, soooooo bad!!"

This tribute was added by Nancy Dickerson on 18th May 2013

"Just wanted to say that we are so sorry for your loss and I know it is a sad time for all. But praying God will give you peace in the fact that Steve is no longer in pain nor is he suffering, but is having a grand reunion with all his family and friend's that have gone on before him.  Woodrow and I  will surely miss Steve a lot, he was a great friend to us.  May God Bless You All!"

This tribute was added by Dorothy Watson on 22nd April 2013

"I am very saddened to learn of Steve's passing.  Graduated from Stem High School with him 55 yrs. ago next month.  He was always a very nice person.  My deepest sympathy.  Dorothy Roberts Watson"

This tribute was added by crystal huff on 21st April 2013

"Ruth and Family, Steve will be greatly missed. We are going to miss the laughs and kindness he gave to all of us. Love ya'll and our prayers and thoughts are with you all.
Crystal, Zach, Brittany, Wayne and Patricia"

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Lynn Cox


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